The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 79 45 67
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +22
Contract jobs citing MS Project 15 46 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.05% 3.60% 1.58%
As % of the Applications category 10.56% 19.33% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 36 15
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £248 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £506 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £16.00 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+34.37% -49.29%
MS Project
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Applications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
142 238 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 9.96% 18.64% 15.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 130 124
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 23 16
Average hourly rate £16.63 £14.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.65% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £51.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.22 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-1.46% -1.79%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

MS Project
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Project across the Surrey region.

MS Project Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

MS Project
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Project across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

MS Project Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

MS Project
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Project across the Surrey region.

MS Project Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

MS Project
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Egham - 4 £450 -
Guildford -7 3 £495 +27.74%
Woking +1 1 £250 -32.88% 1
Leatherhead - 1 £450 -
MS Project
South East

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project.

1 18 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
4 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (23.33%) Project Management
6 6 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (20.00%) QA
6 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (16.67%) Project Planning
7 5 (16.67%) SaaS
7 5 (16.67%) Analytics
7 5 (16.67%) Firewall
7 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (13.33%) PMI
8 4 (13.33%) PMP
8 4 (13.33%) PMI Certification
8 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
8 4 (13.33%) Change Management
8 4 (13.33%) Kimball Methodology
8 4 (13.33%) SDLC
8 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (13.33%) Data Governance
8 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
8 4 (13.33%) Use Case

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) Lync
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (10.00%) MS Office
3 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP HR
1 1 (3.33%) CA PPM
1 1 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) SaaS
2 1 (3.33%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
2 1 (3.33%) WAN
2 1 (3.33%) FTP
2 1 (3.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) RequisitePro
1 2 (6.67%) CaliberRM
1 2 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (6.67%) Programme Manager
2 2 (6.67%) Analyst
2 2 (6.67%) Test Manager
2 2 (6.67%) Senior Manager
2 2 (6.67%) Change Manager
2 2 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms Project Manager
2 2 (6.67%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (3.33%) Deputy Programme Manager
3 1 (3.33%) Programme Test Manager
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Project Manager
3 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse Project Manager
3 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse Manager
3 1 (3.33%) Test Programme Manager
3 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
3 1 (3.33%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (3.33%) Technical Manager
3 1 (3.33%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.33%) PMI
3 2 (6.67%) Smart Meter
4 1 (3.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) UNIX
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (23.33%) Project Management
4 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 5 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 5 (16.67%) Analytics
6 4 (13.33%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (13.33%) SDLC
6 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (13.33%) Data Governance
6 4 (13.33%) Use Case
6 4 (13.33%) Change Management
7 3 (10.00%) Document Management
7 3 (10.00%) Change Control
7 3 (10.00%) Six Sigma
7 3 (10.00%) Inmon Methodology
7 3 (10.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (13.33%) PMP
4 4 (13.33%) PMI Certification
5 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
6 2 (6.67%) Degree
7 1 (3.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (6.67%) Citrix
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) NCR
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.33%) Remedy
4 1 (3.33%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) BMC
4 1 (3.33%) Informatica